Q12) “Getting him to go also took some lying. I told him he could get a burger in Kilronan if he came, although I thought the possibility that the tiny village of Kilronan would have any burger joints was about as likely as a Kilronan K-Mart next to the Man of Aran Taco Bell. But I’ve about had it with Ned staying on the boat.” p. 29
What is your reaction to the deception Palmer uses to gain compliance from Ned? Have you told “white lies” to your loved one? Used bargaining techniques that you wouldn’t consider using with other adults?